Beckhoff News archive

19.12.08

CP-Link 3 – Ethernet-based multi-display link
Ten years after the introduction of the CP-Link technology, Beckhoff now presents
CP-Link 3, the next generation of this operating and visualization concept.

19.12.08

Perfect packaging with PC Control
Beckhoff Embedded PCs and TwinCAT provide reliable and flexible control for Multivac packaging machines.

18.11.08

Wireless data exchange in the bus terminal
The KM6551 wireless terminal enables various types of transmission, based on the
IEEE 802.15.4 standard.

18.11.08

"PC-Control" is online
The November issue of the Beckhoff company magazine "PC Control" is online.

31.10.08

Windows Embedded Partner Excellence Award
Beckhoff has received the 2008 Windows Embedded Partner Excellence Award in recognition of its innovative and creative application of Windows Embedded technology.

01.10.08

EtherCAT ensures fast, precise newspaper printing
The Swiss company Ferag AG developed production modules with Beckhoff control technology based on PC Control and EtherCAT for the Neue Zürcher Zeitung
(New Zurich Times)

01.10.08

“Configuring instead of programming”
is the motto of the TwinCAT Building Automation Framework. This approach markedly simplifies engineering and commissioning.

01.10.08

Modular control technology for a modular hotel
Beckhoff Building Automation helps provide the best in comfort and customer service at the CitizenM design hotel.

25.09.08

17.09.08

Built-in PC for flexible IPC solutions
New Beckhoff C65xx Industrial PC series uses control cabinets as the housing

30.07.08

EtherCAT master synchronisation via I/O system
The EL6692 EtherCAT bridge terminal achieves distributed clock calibration between EtherCAT masters.

09.07.08

Beckhoff opens subsidiary in Slovenia
Sales network expanded in Central and South Eastern Europe.

27.06.08

New! Solution flyer
Solution flyer for the packaging, robotic, building automation and water management industries

18.06.08

EURO 2008: Spectacular television pictures with PC control
Beckhoff Embedded PCs control SpiderCam® camera robot.

10.06.08

KL2552 motor output stage
with enhanced performance extends the Bus Terminal system.

09.05.08

Interview on future prospects for PC Control
What could an Industrial PC with 32 GB RAM and a 64-core CPU achieve?

09.05.08

Dolder Grand Hotel, Zurich
Historic landmark gets high-tech treatment: Technology meets glamour for Dolder Grand Hotel

08.05.08

RoboCup at Hanover Fair 2008
EtherCAT Robots win German Open.

21.04.08

TwinCAT OPC UA
At Hanover Fair 2008 Beckhoff implemented the new OPC UA specification in its PC-based controllers.

21.04.08

CB4053 extends Beckhoff Motherboard series
Intel® Atom™ platform opens up new opportunities for the PC/104 form factor.

21.04.08

Beckhoff Automation increases turnover by 22 %
In 2007, Beckhoff achieved global turnover of 232 million euros with its 1,050 employees.

21.04.08

Chancellor Angela Merkel visited the Beckhoff booth
To mark the opening of Hanover Fair, Angela Merkel visited the PC Control booth in the Application Park.

21.04.08

New Beckhoff branch office in Turkey
The opening of a subsidiary in Istanbul signifies a continuation of Beckhoff's export offensive.

06.04.08

Efficient speed control for pumps and fans
The KL2791 Bus Terminal enables direct connection of single-phase AC motors up to 100 W.

27.03.08

New Automation Technology interactive
Online presentations about EtherCAT and Safety over EtherCAT technologies

22.02.08

Digital Compact Servo Drive AX5000
The AX5000 Servo Drive product line from Beckhoff sets new standards in drive performance.

19.02.08

Dual Core technology for highest performance
Beckhoff Industrial PCs with ATX or 3½-inch motherboard with Intel® Core™ Duo or Core™2 Duo processor

14.02.08

Bus Terminals record differential and absolute pressures
The Bus Terminal system is being expanded by the new pressure measuring terminals, KM3701, KM3702, KM3712 for recording differential and absolute pressures.

14.02.08

PC-based Control with Multi-Core™-Technology
Intel® Multi-Core™ Technology provides higher performance in PC-based automation technology.

16.11.07

New possibilities for Building Automation
Automatic device detection using Microsoft Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R2 and Beckhoff technology

09.11.07

Analysis tool for Industrial Ethernet solutions
The ET2000 multi-channel probe is a versatile piece of hardware for analysing any Industrial Ethernet soulution.

27.09.07

New Core™ Duo Motherboards in PC/104 form factor
In the new CB4051, Beckhoff presents a high-tech Industrial Motherboard with a powerful Intel® 945GM(E) chipset and Intel® Core™ Duo or Intel® Core™2 Duo processors.

17.09.07

Beckhoff extends servomotor range
AM3500 Synchronous Servomotors: higher moment of inertia without an additional gear unit

31.08.07

31.08.07

Ultra compact controller with Windows CE
Ethernet-Control-Panel CP6608 with 5.7-inch display

02.08.07

Export expansion in the Middle East
Beckhoff establishes subsidiary in Dubai.
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